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Gould, Emily.

Summary: "A novel about two best friends living in New York in their early 30s, whose relationship changes when one unexpectedly becomes pregnant"--

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: 2014

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1 available in Adult Fiction, Call number: FICTION GOULD

Kingsbury, Karen.

Summary: "From #1 New York Times bestselling author Karen Kingsbury comes a heart-wrenching and redemptive new story in the Baxter Family series about a couple desperately waiting to bring their adopted child home and a young mother about to make the biggest decision of her life. Cole Blake, son of Landon and Ashley Baxter Blake, is months away from going off to college and taking the first steps...

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Wheeler Publishing, a part of Gale, a Cengage Company 2019

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1 available in Large Print, Call number: LARGE PRINT FICTION KINGSBURY

Perry, Thomas

Summary: Native American guide Jane Whitefield returns from retirement to the world of the runner determined to hide a young pregnant girl who has been tracked across the country by a team of hired hunters.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Houghton Mifflin Harcourt 2009

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1 available in Adult Mystery, Call number: MYSTERY PERRY

Hoban, Russell.

Summary: In the cold north, when Sixteen-Face John, a shaman, learns that his first child, a soonchild, cannot hear the World Songs that inspire all newborns from their mother's wombs, he sets out on a quest that takes him through many lifetimes and many shape-shifts, as well as encounters with beasts, demons and a mysterious benevolent owl spirit, Ukpika, who is linked to John's past.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Candlewick 2012

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1 available in Young Adult Collection, Call number: Y FICTION HOBAN

Zeises, Lara M.

Summary: Lucy, a fourteen-year-old high school freshman, experiences the happiness and confusion of dating a popular older boy, changing relationships with life-long friends, and sharing a bedroom with her older brother's pregnant girlfriend.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Delacorte Press 2004

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1 available in Young Adult Collection, Call number: Y FICTION ZEISES

Werlin, Nancy.

Summary: When seventeen-year-old Lucy discovers her family is under an ancient curse by an evil Elfin Knight, she realizes to break the curse she must perform three impossible tasks before her daughter is born in order to save them both.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Dial Books 2008

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1 available in Young Adult Collection, Call number: Y FICTION WERLIN

Watson, Renaee

Summary: In the summer before fifth grade, Ryan Hart continues to grow through changes and challenges, such as waiting for a new baby sister to be born, a summer camp trip, and more.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Bloomsbury Children's Books 2021

Copies Available at Cherry Street Intermediate

1 available in Fiction, Call number: J FICTION WATSON

High, Linda Oatman.

Summary: Sixteen-year-old Sahara struggles with an unplanned pregnancy, and all its conflicting emotions, in this novel told in free verse.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Front Street 2008

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1 available in Young Adult Collection, Call number: Y FICTION HIGH

Simsion, Graeme C.

Summary: "Don and Rosie are happily married, living in New York, and unexpectedly expecting their first child. Don sets about learning the protocols of becoming a father, but his unusual research style gets him into trouble"--

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Center Point Large Print 2015

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1 available in Large Print, Call number: LP FICTION SIMSION

Patterson, James

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Little, Brown 2000

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Patterson, James

Summary: Anne Fitzgerald, a former nun turned private investigator, is hired by the Archdiocese of Boston to investigate two immaculate conceptions as terrifying forces of light and darkness gather.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: 2016

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1 available in Young Adult Collection, Call number: Y FICTION PATTERSON

Hall, Kerstin

Summary: "Elfreda Raughn will avoid pregnancy if it kills her, and one way or another, it will kill her. Though she's able to stomach her gruesome day-to-day duties, the reality of preserving the Sisterhood of Aytrium's magical bloodline horrifies her. She wants out, whatever the cost. So when a shadowy cabal approaches Elfreda with an offer of escape, she leaps at the opportunity. As their spy, she...

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Publisher / Publication Date: Tordotcom 2021

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Quade, Kirstin Valdez

Summary: "From an award-winning storyteller comes a stunning debut novel following a New Mexican family's extraordinary year of love and sacrifice. It's Holy Week in the small town of Las Penas, New Mexico, and thirty-three-year-old unemployed Amadeo Padilla has been given the part of Jesus in the Good Friday procession. He is preparing feverishly for this role when his fifteen-year-old daughter Angel...

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: W. W. Norton & Company 2021

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1 available in Adult Fiction, Call number: FICTION QUADE

Fromm, Pete

Summary: "A taciturn carpenter has been too busy putting the final details on others' homes to pay much attention to his own fixer-upper. But when his wife becomes pregnant with their first child, he realizes he'll need to apply his art closer to home. For Taz and Marnie, their dreams are coming into focus, sustained by their deep sense of love and now family. The blueprint for the perfect life eludes...

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Counterpoint 2019

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1 available in Adult Fiction, Call number: FICTION FROMM

Yates, Maisey

Summary: As a former EMT and a wildland firefighter, there's no one Jacob Dalton can't rescue-except himself. Since his best friend's tragic death, Jacob has isolated himself...until Vanessa Logan returns to Gold Valley. He saved her life during a medical call years ago, and he's never forgotten her. The instant jolt of heat between them takes him by surprise, but he knows that giving in to it would...

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: 2019

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1 available in Adult Fiction, Call number: FICTION YATES

Bennett, Brit.

Summary: It is the last season of high school life for Nadia Turner, a rebellious, grief-stricken, seventeen-year-old beauty. Mourning her own mother's recent suicide, she takes up with the local pastor's son. Luke Sheppard is twenty-one, a former football star whose injury has reduced him to waiting tables at a diner. They are young; it's not serious. But the pregnancy that results from this teen...

Format: sound recording-nonmusical

Publisher / Publication Date: 2016

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1 available in CD, Call number: CD ADULT 1406

Pink, Randi

Summary: Four teenage girls. Four different stories. What they all have in common is that they're dealing with unplanned pregnancies. In rural Georgia, Izella is wise beyond her years, but burdened with the responsibility of her older sister, Ola, who has found out she's pregnant. Their young neighbor, Missippi, is also pregnant, but doesn't fully understand the extent of her predicament. When her...

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Feiwel and Friends 2019

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1 available in Young Adult Collection, Call number: Y FICTION PINK

Davies, Peter Ho

Summary: A first pregnancy is interrupted by test results at once catastrophic and uncertain. A second pregnancy ends in a fraught birth, a beloved child, the purgatory of further tests-- and questions that reverberate down the years. A couple faces the complex consequences of one of the most personal yet public, intimate yet political experiences a family can have: to have a child, and conversely, the...

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Houghton Mifflin Harcourt 2021

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1 available in Adult Fiction, Call number: FICTION DAVIES

Summary: Juno MacGuff is sixteen years old. After a one-time sexual encounter with her best friend Paulie, she learns that she's pregnant. Juno and Paulie like each other, but not enough to start a family, complete with a child. Paulie leaves all the decisions about the baby to Juno. During her pregnancy, which she treats with care but detachment, her relationships develop.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: 20th Century Fox Home Entertainment 2007

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1 available in DVD, Call number: DVD ADULT 367

Zarr, Sara.

Summary: Told from their own viewpoints, seventeen-year-old Jill, in grief over the loss of her father, and Mandy, nearly nineteen, are thrown together when Jill's mother agrees to adopt Mandy's unborn child but nothing turns out as they had anticipated.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Little, Brown 2011

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1 available in Young Adult Collection, Call number: Y FICTION ZARR

Creech, Sharon.

Summary: Twelve-year-old Annie ponders the many rhythms of life the year that her mother becomes pregnant, her grandfather begins faltering, and her best friend (and running partner) becomes distant.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: HarperCollins 2004

Copies Available at Rapid City Elementary

1 available in Fiction, Call number: F CRE

North, Anna

Summary: "The Crucible meets True Grit in this riveting adventure story of a fugitive girl, a mysterious gang of robbers, and their dangerous mission to transform the Wild West. In the year of our Lord 1894, I became an outlaw. The day of her wedding, 17 year old Ada's life looks good; she loves her husband, and she loves working as an apprentice to her mother, a respected midwife. But after a year of...

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Bloomsbury Publishing 2021

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1 available in Adult Western, Call number: WESTERN NORTH

Atwood, Margaret

Summary: "Set in the near future, it describes life in what was once the United States, now called the Republic of Gilead, a monotheocracy that has reacted to social unrest and a sharply declining birthrate by reverting to, and going beyond, the repressive intolerance of the original Puritans. The regime takes the Book of Genesis absolutely at its word, with bizarre consequences for the women and men of...

Format: sound recording-nonmusical

Publisher / Publication Date: Playaway 2017

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1 available in CD, Call number: CD ADULT 539

Atwood, Margaret

Summary: Offred is a Handmaid in the Republic of Gilead. She may leave the home of the Commander and his wife once a day to walk to food markets whose signs are now pictures instead of words because women are no longer allowed to read. She must lie on her back once a month and pray that the Commander makes her pregnant, because in an age of declining births, Offred and the other Handmaids are valued...

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: 2017

Copies Available at Kalkaska County Library

1 available in Young Adult Collection, Call number: Y LP FICTION ATWOOD

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